User Experience Designers are one of the hottest properties in the industry right now. Skills are in high demand with both startups and corporates on the lookout for skilled UX professionals.
Despite popular myths, you can become a UX designer without a college degree or diploma in this field. Whether you’re entering the workforce or looking for a career switch, becoming a UX designer is definitely within your grasp—as long as you’re willing to put in the hard work. This event is where we will reveal everything you need to know about what it takes to get your foot in the door and how to get hired as a UX designer.
Come along and hear from our experts who live and breath user experience design. They will be sharing the lowdowns on their decisions to step into the world of UX design, how they used their new skills to transition their career or level-up in their current role, the opportunities and hiring process for UX designers and much more!
In this session, we will cover:
The current landscape of user experience design and available opportunities
Possible career paths and roles in UX design
Skills required to land a job in UX design
Misconceptions about UX designers
Useful resources and materials for aspiring UX designers
Carlsson Chee has over 14 years of experience in the business of design and digital transformation, designing award-winning internal and consumer facing products across a multitude of industries. Carlsson is currently the Head of Design, User Experience at MyRepublic, and is a huge advocate for fuelling innovation with purposeful and thoughtful design that is backed by research. When he’s not working, Carlsson loves to read or have a great workout, as he believes that health is a state of mind and body.
Also a mentor on ADPList, Carlsson aims to help up-and-coming designers succeed.
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